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Can we have an off-campus realtor guide/rating to help students?

Can we have some kind of a realtor survey/questionnare where we know which realtors to stay away from and which we can actually appraoch? It would really help current on-campus students in a great way as there are over a hundred real estate companies trying to make money off inoccent current on-campus students.. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

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#ERASEBLACKBOARD

Students HATE Blackboard. Instructors HATE Blackboard. Yet we invest a ton of money every year as part of the Software Licensing Agreement to use it. It is the biggest headache ever and the fact that a portion of our tuition is supporting this software that does absolutely nothing for my education is beyond crazy. Lets get NEU to stop using/investing in Blackboard and start using Coursekit. It is the simple way to manage... more »

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Marino View - Online system to view crowdedness of Marino

It's a hassle to go to the gym and find a huge crowd, and all the machines and weights in use. Link the swipe in system and the turnstyles to some online software that simply monitors the number of people that come in and out and displays these numbers in real-time. After a month of monitoring, number ranges can be assigned crowdedness level (such as light, moderate and high). This could be viewed on MyNeu, among the... more »

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Printing

I know a lot has been done in past years to improve the printing situation and I am really a huge fan of the swipe and go printing. But all of this progress has been made null and void by the breakdown of the high speed printers. According to info commons employees, there are no plans to either fix or replace the broken printers. We have a higher volume of students now printing more than ever. Nearly any time of the... more »